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March 8, 2013

In this Issue:

1. This coming Friday - Family Fitness Night at Impact Training, March 15th
2. Order tickets now - Family Baseball Night with the Somerset Patriots!
3. 4th Grade T-Shirt orders

4. Science Fair Sign-Up Reminder
5. Book Fair happening this week (March 12-15th)
6. Next Spirit Day is Friday, March 22nd - Rainbow Day

1. Family Fitness Night at Impact Training
This coming Friday we are hosting a FAMILY FITNESS and FUN Night at IMPACT Training. You can bring the whole family. The cost is just $5.00 for each Hillsborough student (ARIS, HMS, and HHS students welcome). Parents and children under age 5 are FREE. A parent must accompany their children. Impact Training is located at 126 Stryker Lane – Building 24 – Unit 3 in Hillsborough.When: Friday, March 15th, 2013 – come anytime between 6:00 – 8:00p.m.

Reserve your spots online using your credit or debit card with CommunityPass at https://register.capturepoint.com/ASHA or if you prefer to pay by check, complete this form and return it to school with your payment in an envelope marked “Family Fitness Night”.

2. Family Baseball Night with Somerset Patriots
Enjoy a fun-filled night of Somerset Patriots baseball with your family and the greater Amsterdam community on Saturday, April 20, 2013, 7:05 PM . Tickets are discounted at only $6 per person. You are welcome to bring Grandparents, neighbors and friends. Stay after the game and enjoy the fireworks! One lucky Amsterdam student will be chosen via lottery to throw out the 1st pitch. Deadline for ticket requests is March 25th. Order tickets online starting today using your credit or debit card with CommunityPass at https://register.capturepoint.com/ASHA. Or if you prefer to pay by check, complete this order form and return it to school with a check made payable to “ASHA”. Questions? Contact Jennifer Roberts at jenlrobs@yahoo.com or 908-359-0846.

3. 4th Grade T-Shirts
T-Shirt order forms are due by March 15th. The T-Shirt will have the names of all the children in the Amsterdam Class of 2013. So please neatly write your child's first and last name the way you'd like it to appear on the shirt. We will have t-shirt sample sizes if you're not sure about which size to order please let one of the Chairpersons know.

4. Science Fair Sign-Up Reminder
Please don't forget to fill out your student registration forms for the Science Fair by March 15th. Forms were recently sent home with your child; or you can log on to CommunityPass and complete your registration there. We will showcase various animals in the main commons area (ONLY) where you will learn about the six main classes of the animal kingdom. Contact Rebecca Stone for more information.

5. Book Fair happening Tuesday-Friday this week
Please check the notice sent home last week regarding the Spring Scholastic Book Fair being held this Tuesday-Friday at our school. Please send in cash or a blank check with your child and include a spending limit so that we can assist the children with purchasing their items You can go online to http://www.scholastic.com/bookfairs/books/ and preview the books to make a wish list with your child. Family Hours are being held Tuesday from 3-6pm and again on Thursday from 6:30-8:30pm. For questions concerning the Book Fair, contact Denise Chin, 908-397-4906 or deejchin@yahoo.com, Carolyn Kouroupas, 908-904-6577 or ckouroupas@gmail.com, or Crissy Cace, 551-200-3605 or lpocaigue@yahoo.com.

6. Spirit Day - Rainbow Day on Friday, March 22nd
Dress your child according to the rainbow colors for their grade.
Kindergarten - Red
First Grade – Blue
Second- Grade – Green
Third Grade – Orange
Fourth Grade
- Purple


* March 12-15th - Spring Book Fair
* March 13th - Gertrude Hawk Order Pick-Up
* March 15th - Family Fitness Night at Impact Fitness 6-8pm
* March 19-20th - Playtime in Science for TP and 1st grade
* March 22nd - Science Fair and Spirit Day-Rainbows
* March 25-29th - Spring Break